BOOTH, Miss Edith Jane

1867 - 1947

Born at Ipswich in 1867, daughter of David Henry Booth (1830-1887), coal merchant, and his wife Jane née Radford (1833-) and in 1881 were living at Hembridge House, Anglesea Road, Ipswich with a governess and four servants. A member of the Ipswich Fine Art Club 1883-1890 where she exhibited 1883-1885 including ‘A Study’ 1883. She married in 1891, Robert Beaumont Bond (1858-1928), auctioneer & land agent, and ten years later was living at Red House, Sproughton with her 42 year old husband and their 7 year old daughter Edith. She died at Ipswich in 1947, aged 79.